HRAFF recognises that people have a range of abilities and is committed to ensuring accessibility for festival goers. If a specific adjustment is required, which is not outlined below, please get in touch and let us know so we can ensure you enjoy our festival.

Service Animals

Trained guide, hearing and assistance dogs are welcome at all festival venues.

Wheelchair Access

All HRAFF art and film venues are accessible by wheelchair. Accessible toilets are available at ACMI. Please contact HRAFF on (03) 9663 7929 if you have any questions.

Companion Card

HRAFF supports the companion card. Companion Card complimentary tickets can be booked by calling the HRAFF office, or by purchasing them in-person at ACMI. Companion Cards must be presented at the venue when entering the cinema or collecting tickets, otherwise entry will be refused. Please contact HRAFF if you have any questions.

Assistive Listening

For all cinemas at ACMI assistive listening devices are available for collection from ACMI’s Ticket and Information Desk.

AUsLAn Interpreters and Caption screenings

Many of HRAFF’s films have English subtitles and this information can be found under the title of each film in the session descriptions:

AUSLAN will be available on request for HRAFF films, forums and art exhibition artist talks. Please contact our Operation Coordinator Jacob Taylor at


If you’d like a large text version of this program, please contact us on (03) 9629 9944 or and we will email or post a copy to you.

Different Formats Available

A text version of the program is available for download here. A plain text version is available on request. Please contact

Sight Impairments

Reserved seating is available for patrons with sight impairments. Please call HRAFF on the number below at least 48 hours prior to the screening to arrange.


For venue-specific enquiries, please contact the venues directly using the numbers listed. For all other access information, please contact HRAFF directly:
HRAFF HQ: (03) 9663 7929


Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI)
(03) 8663 2583 | Website

Federation Square
(03) 9655 1900 | Website

Footscray Community Arts Centre
(03) 9362 8888 | Website

Cinema Nova
(03) 9347 5331 | Website

Lido Cinemas
(03) 8658 0000 | Website

The Sun Theatre
(03) 9362 0999 | Email:

Arts exhibitions & events

Bunjil Place
(03) 9705 5200 | Website

The University of Melbourne
13 6352             | Website

(03) 9925 5555 | Website

No Vacancy Gallery
(03) 9663 2798 |Email

National Gallery of Victoria
(03) 0620 2222 | Website

Buxton Contemporary
(03) 9035 9339 |Email

Bus Projects
(03) 9995 8359 |Email

(03) 9347 2860 | Email

Arts Centre Melbourne
1300 102 183 | Website

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